Gallery: PHOTOS: Astana’s Khan Shatyr is the World’s Biggest Tent!

 
The grand opening of the Foster + Partners' designed Khan Shatyr Entertainment Center created quite a buzz in the architecture world. Not only is this the largest tent in the world -- it is also located in Astana, the new capital of Kazakhstan, which is a difficult environment to erect such an audacious project. Measuring 150 meters tall with a 200 meter radius and 100,000 square meters contained within the translucent canopy, this is one of the most visually striking projects we've seen this year. Read on to see our exclusive photos of the world's biggest tent, and the beauty and engineering that went into it.

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  1. thornbird94 July 31, 2010 at 10:40 am

    morning i am derrick in jamacia your pitcure are beautiful i love them. keep up the good work you all are doing. have a good day you can sen me coppy as soon as thay com in bye derrick my email thornbird94 @yahoo. com

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